Northwest Youth Corps - OR
AmeriCorps National Fixed Amount Grants FY 2011 (New)
Since 1984, Northwest Youth Corps (NYC) has established itself as the premier youth conservation non-profit in the Northwest. Through its new Northwest Community Corps program, NYC will build local coalitions to protect the environmental health of local communities. Eighty AmeriCorps members, along with more than 4,800 individuals in up to 40 communities, will restore watersheds, improve public lands, restore habitat, and reduce wildfire risk through 300 projects totaling 244,200 hours.